African Plant Database

Asparagus kaessneri De Wild.
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 12: 293 (1913)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plant with erect branches c. 70 cm long, shortly velutinous, ± cylindrical; leaves ending somewhat recurved in a spine
  see more in the book
Ecology : River valley.
  ? Only known from the type collected in 1908 (Kassner 3178): Zaire/Burundi: Rusizi valley (c. 3°21’Sx29°17’E).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
no map available
Record n°34703 modified 2012-08-22
Feedback about this record